VMware gibt Zahlen für das zweite Quartal 2012 bekannt

Umsatzwachstum von 22 Prozent auf 1,12 Milliarden US-Dollar im Vergleich zum Vorjahreszeitraum

Umsatzrendite von 18,9 Prozent; Nicht-GAAP-Umsatzrendite von 31,9 Prozent

Wachstum beim Cashflow aus laufender Geschäftstätigkeit in den vergangenen zwölf Monaten um 33 Prozent auf 2,05 Milliarden US-Dollar

Zunahme des freien Cashflows um 29 Prozent auf 2,01 Milliarden US-Dollar

München, 24. Juli 2012 – VMware, Marktführer im Bereich Virtualisierung und Cloud-Infrastruktur, gibt seine Finanzzahlen für das zweite Quartal im Jahr 2012 bekannt.

„Die starke Entwicklung im vergangenen Quartal unterstreicht das kontinuierliche Vertrauen, das unsere Kunden in unsere Lösungen setzen“, kommentiert Paul Maritz, CEO VMware, die Finanzzahlen. „Unsere Produkte, verstärkt durch aktuelle Akquisitionen wie Nicira, ermöglichen unseren Kunden, ihre IT optimal für die Cloud-Ära vorzubereiten und umzuwandeln.“

Details zu den Finanzzahlen entnehmen Sie bitte der englischsprachigen Pressemeldung wie folgt:

  • Revenues for the second quarter were $1.12 billion, an increase of 22% from the second quarter of 2011, and 23% measured in constant currency.
  • Operating income for the second quarter was $212 million, an increase of 13% from the second quarter of 2011. Non-GAAP operating income for the second quarter was $358 million, an increase of 23% from the second quarter of 2011.
  • Net income for the second quarter was $192 million, or $0.44 per diluted share, compared to $220 million, or $0.51 per diluted share, for the second quarter of 2011. Non-GAAP net income for the quarter was $296 million, or $0.68 per diluted share, compared to $235 million, or $0.55 per diluted share, for the second quarter of 2011.
  • Trailing twelve months operating cash flows were $2.05 billion, an increase of 33%.
    Trailing twelve months free cash flows were $2.01 billion, an increase of 29%.
  • Cash, cash equivalents and short-term investments were $5.3 billion and unearned revenue was $2.9 billion as of June 30, 2012.

U.S. revenues for the second quarter of 2012 grew 22% to $551 million from 2011. International revenues grew 22% to $572 million from 2011.

License revenues for the second quarter of 2012 were $517 million, an increase of 11% from 2011. Service revenues, which include software maintenance and professional services, were $606 million for 2012, an increase of 33% from 2011.

“We are very pleased with our second quarter results,” said Carl Eschenbach, chief operating officer, VMware. “Despite the tough market conditions, we achieved record quarterly results in total revenue, license revenue, and non-GAAP operating income. Third quarter 2012 revenues are expected to be in the range of $1.11 and $1.15 billion. Annual 2012 revenues are expected to be in the range of $4.540 and $4.635 billion, an increase of 20.5% to 23.0% from 2011. Annual license revenues are expected to grow between 11% and 15%.”

Recent Highlights & Strategic Announcements

  • On July 23, 2012 VMware announced the acquisition of Nicira, Inc., a pioneer in software-defined networking and a leader in network virtualization for open source initiatives. VMware will acquire Nicira for approximately $1.05 billion in cash plus approximately $210 million of assumed unvested equity awards. The acquisition is a key part of VMware’s vision for delivering the software-defined datacenter.
  • In June 2012, VMware announced that it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the Leaders Quadrant of the 2012 Magic Quadrant for x86 Server Virtualization Infrastructure. According to Gartner, “The x86 server virtualization infrastructure market is the foundation for two extremely important market trends that relate and overlap: infrastructure modernization and cloud computing. …Virtualization is a fundamental enabler to IaaS, and will be used to establish private cloud services, public cloud services and interoperable hybrid cloud services.”
  • Recent product announcements included: VMware vFabric™ Suite 5.1, featuring new capabilities that automate the deployment and management of complex applications on VMware cloud infrastructure and the introduction of an in-memory distributed SQL database. VMware View™ 5.1 and an updated portfolio of end-user computing solutions, including Horizon Application Manager™ 1.5 and VMware Project Octopus Beta, that will help IT organizations empower a more agile, productive and connected enterprise.
  • Recently, VMware closed two acquisitions: DynamicOps, a provider of cloud automation solutions that enable provisioning and management of IT services across heterogeneous environments including VMware-based private and public clouds, physical infrastructures, multiple hypervisors and Amazon Web Services, and Wanova, a leading provider of physical desktop management solutions. With Wanova, VMware now offers leading solutions for centralized image management of both physical and virtual desktops.


Über VMware
VMware, der weltweit führende Anbieter von Virtualisierungs- und Cloud-Infrastruktur-Lösungen, ermöglicht Unternehmen jeder Größe im Cloud-Zeitalter größtmögliche Erfolge zu erzielen. Dank der Virtualisierungs- und Cloud-Technologien von VMware werden nicht nur IT-Umgebungen verschlankt, sondern auch deren Management vereinfacht und im Hinblick auf Prozesse und künftige Geschäftsentwicklungen flexibel und hochverfügbar gestaltet. Mit einem Umsatz von 3,77 Milliarden US-Dollar im Jahr 2011 verfügt VMware über ein globales Partnernetzwerk aus 25.000 Partnern und über 300.000 Kunden.
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